Pro Football HoF Class of 2009 Announced

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Here are the 6 NFL personalities that make-up the 2009 Pro Football Hall of Fame:

Bruce Smith – DE

Buffalo Bills(1985-1999) and Washington Redskins (2000-2003) 11-time Probowler 9-time First Team All-Pro selection, 2-time Second Team All-Pro selection #1 overall pick in the 1985 draft 200 career sacks (record) 2 time [...]

Graham Harrell making big strides in his pro game

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After a disappointing performance at the 2009 Under Armour Senior Bowl, many scouts thought that Graham Harrell wasn’t meant to be an NFL quarterback. Coming out of Texas Tech, the first thing that comes to mind when you hear Harrell’s name is the phrase “system QB.” So, Graham’s [...]

Pirates continue to scuttle themselves

Instead of pulling off a traditional rebuild, the Pittsburgh Pirates have decided to sign youth and experience at the same time.

The re-signing of starting pitcher Paul Maholm was a very nice move as he figures to be the team’s number for the next few years. Maholm, who will turn 27 in June, is [...]

Maine concern addressed in New York

John Maine and the New York Mets have come to a 1-year, $2.6 million agreement that allows both sides to avoid arbitration. The total of $2.6 million is right in the middle of what the team and John wanted. The Mets initially offered $2.2 million deal, but Maine countered with a $3 million [...]

Crabtree rated #1 underclassman by Rotoworld

Rotoworld’s Evan Silva recently posted his top 10 underclassmen that entered into the 2009 NFL draft. Of course, Michael Crabtree topped the list. Here is his input on Michael:

1. Texas Tech WR Michael Crabtree Height/Weight: 6’3/214 Biggest Strength: Body control Question Mark: Straight-line speed 2008 Stats: 93 — 1135 (12.2) — 18 Draft [...]

Red Sox, Varitek together again

Jason Varitek is staying in Beantown for at least another year. The captain and the Redsox came to terms on a 1-year, $5 million contract. The deal includes a team option worth $5 million for 2010. If Boston declines the option, Varitek can pick up a $3 million player option. In his [...]

LeBron's fans come in all shapes and sizes all

It is up to you guys to decide who is the biggest King James fan. Personally, the kid with all his jerseys and kicks is his biggest supporter, or stalker.

"We'd punch them in the head and chop them in the back of their neck"

Santonio Holmes is a very fast player. When he entered into the 2006 NFL Draft, Holmes ran a 4.35 40-yard dash. While some would say that his speed is natural, I think it was the rabbits.

When Santonio Holmes is darting around the grass of Raymond James Stadium on Sunday [...]

Deadzone; A recap of the worst week for a sports fan

via The Sports Hernia

The week before the Superbowl is usually the worst part of the year for sports fans. The first week after the Conference Championship games isn’t too bad because their is very little repetitiveness to the coverage. But, as the 2nd week without football begins, there is really [...]

Martellus Bennett fined for his Romo rap

After dropping lines about his team, his quarterback, and his mentor(Jason Witten), the Dallas Cowboys have decided to fine back-up tight end Martellus Bennett $22,000 for his actions. The original video, which showed Bennett consuming alcohol, has since been taken down. To apologize for the video, Martellus went ahead and did what the [...]